I don't like saying "Babel artists", as there is no actual contractual roster. But many of the gigs at the London Jazz Festival relate to Babel albums. Here are many of them. I'll add as time goes on. That's 20 so far
Emilia Mårtensson - Ray's Jazz @ Foyles, 6 p.m.
Shabaka Hutchings & Kit Downes - The Forge 2 p.m.
Leafcutter Jhn + Dave Morecroft + Gina Southgate - Vortex 2.30 p.m.
Splice + Dice Factory + Mirror: The Loop Collective - The Vortex 8.30 p.m.
Township Comets - Vortex 4 p.m.
Convergence Quartet - Vortex 8.30 p.m.
Moss Project + Emilia Martensson - Green Note 8 p.m.
Sam Leak's Aquarium - Charlie Wright's 8.30 p.m.
Golden Age of Steam - St James's Piccadilly 1 p.m.
Mark Hanslip + Dave Mannington - Olivers 8 p.m.
Alexander Hawkins - Cafe Oto 8 p.m.
Phil Robson + Christine Tobin - Purcell Room 7.45 p.m.
Twelves - Green Note 8 p.m.
Emilia Mårtensson - Olivers 8 p.m.
Mustard Pie + Crump - Vortex 8.30 p.m.
Trio VD - C.A.M.P. 9 p.m.
Emilia Mårtensson - Royal Albert Hall 12 p.m.
Julian Siegel/Liam Noble - St James's Piccadilly 1 p.m.
Loop Collective Club Night - Blackheath Halls 8 p.m.
Portico Quartet - Purcell Room 3p.m. 7.45 p.m.
Ivo Neame + Alcyona Mick + Sam Crockatt - The Forge 8 p.m.
IRèNe + Metal-O-Phone + Pipeline - Vortex 8.30 p.m.
F-IRE Collective - South Bank Ballroom 3 p.m.
London Jazz Orchestra - Vortex 4 p.m.
Mopomoso - Vortex 7 p.m.
Hans Koller - North London Tavern 8 p.m.
Outhouse Ruhabi - Open The Gate 9 p.m.
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Friday, September 09, 2011
Wednesday, September 07, 2011
Here are the slides from my presentation to Radio Jazz Research in Remagen. I'll add a few links for some of the relevant music. Please let me have details of any other venues that you know of, or any stories about the existing ones.
The map can be found here
Posted by Babel blog at 11:17 AM